Taxes and Spending Articles
Permanent Estate Tax Reform is Key to Continued Agricultural Success
3/30/2021 6:56:00 PM
A current federal tax proposal could be a game-changer for the ability to pass farms from one generation to the next.
Sales Tax on Livestock Feed
4/22/2019 5:30:00 AM
To help alleviate some of the tax burdens on our farm and ranch families, Farm Bureau in 2016 helped spearhead a sales tax exemption on livestock feed.
Ag Deserves Unique Tax Treatment. Here’s Why
11/28/2017 6:00:00 AM
The Death Tax has been devastating for family farms and ranches in Arizona and the phase out of this tax within 6 years is something we have been working towards for decades. This will do a lot for maintaining family operations during times of tragic loss.
Time for Tax Reform for Farmers and Ranchers
9/13/2017 9:07:00 AM
Nationwide survey showed, consistently and with certainty, that Americans support sweeping changes in tax structures to benefit American agriculture.
Arizona Agriculture: An Often Ignored Success Story (1)
12/10/2014 9:54:10 AM
One of the greatest resources of this country is our inspiration – an idea every time you turn around.
Fairness & Simplification in the Marketplace can be a Taxing Issue
5/3/2013 3:13:13 PM
Despite a dynamic marketplace, the area of sales and use taxes seems a throwback to the dinosaur age. Today buying goods online is commonplace, but the collection of taxes on those purchases is not.
A Spark of Optimism for Ag Labor Reform
2/15/2013 5:03:44 PM
Farmers and ranchers need a reliable workforce to produce food for America, and accept that most of the workers they need come from other nations. It has been a long time coming, but U.S. lawmakers are increasingly recognizing this as well.
3/29/2011 3:40:19 PM
(The views and opinions expressed in this article are stictly those of the author.) By Rock Cramer There seems to be a good deal of confusion regarding what federal government “stimulus” means and whether or not stimulus has been successful. To help unravel the confusion, several questions should be answered: 1. Could the federal government be ...